Fact Sheet: DRC-IHP and Nutrition

Fact Sheet

Malnutrition causes stunting in over 40 percent of Congolese children under five, according to DRC's 2013-2014 Demographic Health Survey. Assisting the ministry of health by providing training for health workers, promoting breastfeeding, and establishing infant and young child feeding support groups for parents, the Integrated Health Project (DRC-IHP) is making lasting changes in child health.